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Happy New Year 2012!!!

Mon, 01/02/2012 - 10:30
*Dear Scholars,
Wish you and your family a very very Happy New Year 2012!!!*
*May your year 2012 be peaceful, successful, money-ful, pleasure-ful,
prosperity-ful, respectful, love-ful, knowldge-ful, achievements-ful,
health-ful, fun-ful and **full of everything that you want for the good of
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Join in Sanskrit Networks

Mon, 01/02/2012 - 10:30
I request all Sanskrit scholars to join Sanskrit networks ....
1. [link]
2. [link]
नूतनवर्षः संस्कृतस्य पुनर्वैभवाय भवेदिति आशास्महे ।
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Meaning of a Sloka

Mon, 01/02/2012 - 07:29
I would like to know the translation and context in which the following
sloka occurs:
*योगीन्द्राणां त्वदङ्गेष्वधिकसुमधुरं मुक्तिभाजां निवासो।*
*भक्तानां कामवर्षद्युतरुकिसलयम् नाथ ते पादमूलं॥*
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नूतनवर्षाभिनन्दनानि हार्दिकाः शुभेच्छा: च सर्वेभ्यः ।

Mon, 01/02/2012 - 07:29
नूतनवर्षाभिनन्दनानि हार्दिकाः शुभेच्छा: च सर्वेभ्यः ।
*अभ्यंकरकुलोत्पन्नः श्रीपादः ।
"श्रीपतेः पदयुगं स्मरणीयम् ।"*
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Re: ashtadhyayi - different types of sutras

Mon, 01/02/2012 - 07:29
नमो नमः "अञ्जू नागराज"-महोदय !
भवता अष्टाध्यायी-विषये एका चर्चा २९ सप्टेम्बर-दिनाङ्के उत्थापिता आसीत् -
if there is a document/book with
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Font Issue

Fri, 12/30/2011 - 20:08
Dear Sir,
Namasthe all of you. Recently I downloaded one document from the net.
It is in the font format DV-TTYogesh. I am unable to edit the same.
Is there any editor which uses this font? or I prefer to convert the
same into Unicode, so that I can make the changes. How to convert the
same into Unicode?
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When was भगवद्गीता 'created'?

Thu, 12/29/2011 - 20:55
Dear Group,
This question was obliquely touched in an earlier discussion about the
गीताध्यान स्तोत्र a few months ago but was lost track of in the other
discussion. I am raising it here again as I would like to get a
satisfactory answer to it.
By the word 'created' I do not mean who wrote it or when. The answer
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Linguistic software SanskritTagger

Thu, 12/29/2011 - 02:45
Dear list,

the linguistic program SanskritTagger is now available as freeware at

SanskritTagger has been used to build the Digital Corpus of Sanskrit.
Please refer to

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Sanskrit equivalent of "generation"

Wed, 12/28/2011 - 20:41
Is there any Sanskrit equivalent for "generation" (as in next generation or last generation). The Hindi word for this is पीढी.
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Re: [New post] Charming Way to learn Sanskrit !

Tue, 12/27/2011 - 18:26
" सुप्तिङ्ङन्तं पदम्" इति पाणिनीयं भाषितम्। "नामाख्यातोपसर्गनिपाताः चत्वारि
पदजातानि" इति निरुक्तकाराः।
Better to have precise knowledge before writing anything about grammar than
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Amarakosa - Lord Vishnu

Tue, 12/27/2011 - 00:17
The अमरकोश under 'Vishnu' lists 39 names, which include कंसारि, देवकीनन्दन:
कृष्ण; वासुदेव: epithets of Krishna. Why no name of Rama - दासरथि is found
in the Amarakosa.
R Subrahmanian
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[samskrita] The world of Valmiki: a blog-serial

Mon, 12/26/2011 - 22:34
Dear all,
I have taken the liberty of pasting below the introductory blog in my
blog-serial "The world of Valmiki" which appears at
** I plan to post at least one blog per week in this serial. Those
interested may please follow the blog.
The World of Valmiki
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Mon, 12/26/2011 - 22:34
Greetings to all. I am new to this group. i joined just now,after
closely following some of the
messages that appeared in the group mails. Very interesting. My
sincere appreciation to all
participants. I am doing Srimad Ramayana parayanam daily under the
guidance of our great Guruji.
Pranams to Him. I am also daily doing Sivaradhana. I would be
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Brahmasūtreṣu Śrīrāghavakṛpābhāṣyam (ब्रह्मसूत्रेषु श्रीराघवकृपाभाष्यम्)

Mon, 12/26/2011 - 22:34
Namaste All,
A scan of the Sanskrit commentary by Jagadguru Rāmabhadrācārya on the
Brahma Sūtra is now available for free reading. The commentary was composed
in the late 1990s and was published in 1998 by the Tulsi Peeth Seva Nyas,
Madhya Pradesh. It was released as a part of the Sanskrit Prasthānatrayī
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Seasons Greetings

Mon, 12/26/2011 - 22:34
Best wishes for Christmas and the New Year.
May much water pass under all your bridges.
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Divine Books

Mon, 12/26/2011 - 22:34
Divine Books
In the Service of Scholars since 1976
40/ 5, Shakti Nagar, Delhi 110007
Ph. No. 011- 42351493
Lala Murari Lal Chharia Oriental Series
1 & 2. Srimad Bhagavatam with the text of Sridhar with Visisitaadvaita and Dvaita Readings Vol. I Skandhas 1- 7 & Vol. 2 Skandhas 8-12./ T.R. Krishnacharya/ ISBN.978-81-920763-0-0/ (SET) Rs.800
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New version of the Digital Corpus of Sanskrit

Mon, 12/26/2011 - 22:34
Dear list,

a new version of the Digital Corpus of Sanskrit has been released at

Additions and features:
* Book 12 of the Mahabharata completed
* Word clouds for a fast overview of central terms in a text; found at
the query page ([link]

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Sri Vidyarnav Tantra. Kashmir Text series.

Mon, 12/26/2011 - 22:34
Dear Friends
I need a Copy of Sri Vidyaarnav Tantra,published in Kashmir sanskrit Text series.Please advise.
Thanking You
Varun Gupta

Divine Books
40/5, Shakti Nagar,
Delhi 110007
Ph. No. 011 42351 493

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कथं भवन्ति पदानि "कृ" धातुतः ?

Mon, 12/26/2011 - 22:34
नमो नमः !
पदानि इति ते शब्दाः ये वाक्येषु संभाषणेषु च प्रयुज्यन्ते । कित्येकानि पदानि
शब्दकोषेषु न प्राप्यन्ते । अतः "कथं भवन्ति पदानि ?" अस्य विषयस्य अभ्यासः
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Useful links

Mon, 12/26/2011 - 22:34
Dear Friends
I have been collecting hyperlinks in e-mails from group members who provide
links to useful resources. I have been adding them to my "favourites" on my
internet browser, but recently my computer crashed because of corruption of
the hard drive and I have lost all these links. Has anyone else been
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